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CentrePoint on Colombo Motel
Ranked #6 of 146 Hotels in Christchurch
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 1 March 2014

We stayed one night here. It is about 10 minutes walk to what was (pre-earthquake) Christchurch CBD. The owners were very helpful with suggestions as to what to see and where to go. The room was large and very well equipped with its own kitchen and TV with Sky sports channels. There is an Indian restaurant and Italian Restaurant with 5 minutes walk and we were also recommended an excellent place for breakfast which we drove to but would be probably 10-15 mins walk away. Good location to stay.

  • Stayed: February 2014, travelled as a couple
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Centrepoint1, Owner at CentrePoint on Colombo Motel, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2014

Hi there Martin C and thanks for the review. Yes, we are right on the edge of central Christchurch and so its only a short walk to the main attractions in town. Great to see you loved the rooms and the various appointments. Also great to see you loved the Indian restaurant and Italian restaurant just a few minutes walks away and soon we'll have more as more buildings come available! Yes, Christchurch is getting better day by day!

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Reviewed 28 February 2014

Friendly service, very clean and quiet room. All the rooms are well back from the road. Our room was very comfortable. We were given excellent local information, sights, cafes, etc. We will definitely stay here again.

Stayed: February 2014, travelled as a couple
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Centrepoint1, Owner at CentrePoint on Colombo Motel, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2014

Hello there I c and thanks for the review - hopefully the first of many for you - welcome to TripAdvisor! Great to see you liked everything about our accommodation optiona nd that you'll be more than happy staying with us again! Sounds good to us!

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Reviewed 28 February 2014

This is a great accommodation - it is very well run, clean and well located. The rooms are a very good size, extremely comfortable and well equipped. The owners and staff are very friendly and helpful and we recommend it.

  • Stayed: February 2014, travelled as a couple
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Thank David S
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Centrepoint1, Owner at CentrePoint on Colombo Motel, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2014

Hello DWsh and thanks for that title! We do try our best to make sure everyone who stays with us has a great experience and sometimes people - especially those who bookend their holiday with us do say that we were the best they had stayed at! Thank you!

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Reviewed 28 February 2014

Wonderful and friendly staff. Jeff and Naomi makes all the difference helping travelers new to the city. Good location easy walking distance to museum, botanical garden and isite. Room luxurious and very comfortable.

Stayed: February 2014, travelled with family
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Centrepoint1, Owner at CentrePoint on Colombo Motel, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2014

Hi there ilulu2014 and thanks for the review. Great to see you approved of and liked our motel, rooms and our close proximity to the centre to Christchurch. We (Jeff and Naomi) do try to make sure everyone gets the most out of their visit to Christchurch.

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Reviewed 22 February 2014

We stayed here both coming and going. Other than road construction, it was perfect. The owners were friendly and helpful. Short walk to a beutiful park and gardens, casino (good food), and small inexpensive health club. Good choice.

  • Stayed: February 2014, travelled as a couple
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Thank David G
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Centrepoint1, Owner at CentrePoint on Colombo Motel, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2014

Hello DRhodes70 and thanks for bookending your trip to the South with a stay with us! The road construction outside us (sewer pipe replacement) is now all finished. Good on you for making use of our various services including our local gym where a casual visit which is usually $15 is only $5 for our guests! Yes, you did indeed make a good choice!

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Reviewed 15 February 2014

We started our 5 week visit to NZ here and were not disappointed. After a long journey the team here were just excellent. They provided lots of local information as well as help/ direction as to what to do and see in the time we had in Chch. The room was spotlessly clean, of good size and very comfortable. TV and wifi worked well, as well as the good value laundry facilities. Well done for a smooth and hassle free stay - thoroughly deserving of its high marks.

  • Stayed: January 2014, travelled as a couple
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Centrepoint1, Owner at CentrePoint on Colombo Motel, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2014

Hello Ian B and thanks for staying with us for those first 2 nights of your NZ holiday! Also great to see you were not disappointed. Yes!! The team here, right here are excellent! Well, we are as excellent as we can be and its great to see you made the most of our style of hospitality. Thanks for the review enjoy your holiday in NZ, yes, enjoy that 5 weeks!

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Reviewed 15 February 2014

Stayed here at the start and end of our NZ holiday. Experienced two different classes of accommodation and found both to be of a high standard.
The rooms are a generous size with adequate storage and either leather chairs or a settee which allowed proper relaxation in these quiet rooms. Rooms have a kitchenette with crocks and utensils that were without blemish.
Appreciated the toiletries made from natural ingredients (not chemical soap) and the general commitment to operating a green and sustainable business.
Hosts extremely helpful and knowledgeable which contributed significantly to our stay.
Highly Recommended

  • Stayed: January 2014, travelled as a couple
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Centrepoint1, Owner at CentrePoint on Colombo Motel, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2014

Hello PeterRainman and thanks for the review after staying with us!! Thanks for staying twice, at the start and end of your holiday and thanks for reviewing ...us! The deluxe rooms have leather recliners or settees while the standard rooms just have tub chairs. Our kitchenettes have the microwave, jug and toaster and that is all, as you have so mentioned. Thanks for acknowledging our eco initiatives and that our style of hospitality contributed significantly to your stay in Christchurch!!

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Additional Information about CentrePoint on Colombo Motel

Address: 859 Colombo Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Amenities:
Free Parking Kitchenette Suites Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in Christchurch
#5 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
#6 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
#9 Best Value Hotel in Christchurch
Price Range: £72 - £106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — CentrePoint on Colombo Motel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 12
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
CentrePoint on Colombo Motel is Qualmark 4-Star Plus accommodation with modern facilities, a wide range of services, relaxed quiet atmosphere and free car parking, all in the heart of Christchurch. You will be only 5 mins. (450m) walk to Southern Cross Hospital and the Casino and 15 minutes walk to the "Re:Start" Container Mall - the new centre of Christchurch, and 20 minutes walk to the Botannical Gardens. ... more   less 
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